Category: Small Business

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Let The Phone Fall From The Dashboard!

Have you ever noticed while driving that if your mobile phone falls from you dashboard, you tend to get so much worked up? You lose focus on the driving, you tend to become anxious and most often than not you...

/ April 30, 2014
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Can Business Strategy Advice Really Help?

It is quite a predicament that small business owners face when it comes to getting strategy advice. Time and again I have seen consultants offer some insights into how a small brand may enter a highly competitive market and gain...

/ March 31, 2014

10 Business lessons from Wolf Of Wall Street

These are some important business lessons an entrepreneur can learn from The Wolf Of Wall Street film. After watching the film, I wrote this post in an adrenaline driven frenzy. If you have not yet watched The Wolf Of Wall...

/ February 3, 2014
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No Strategy? Then Your Business Is Dead!

I’d like to begin this post with a story. A friend of mine had started up an education center for children specializing in “Cognitive Education”, which employs psychology in order to educate children more effectively and raise their intelligence levels....

/ April 4, 2013

All I Needed to Know about Business I Learned in High School

You might be surprised to learn that high school and business share many of the same situations and challenges: an extended learning period with feedback and interaction between many different people, the challenge of creating and maintaining relationships, and managing...

/ March 27, 2013
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Why Being Too Frugal Hurts Your Business

All business owners want to save money, and minimizing expenses it an effective way of doing it. Reducing costs is a great way to pad your bottom line, especially during the lean times, when there aren’t as many sales coming...

/ January 31, 2013
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Can Celebrity Endorsements Help Your Business?

Last year, I helped one of my clients secure a celebrity endorsement and thought I could write a little bit about it. I started this post and then stopped mid way through. I decided to revisit it today. You see...

/ January 22, 2013
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Clearing the Decks: Cleaning Up Your Inventory

Good inventory management is a key factor in the success of any product-based business. Not only is it critical to have accurate info about what you have in stock, but inventory organization (or the lack of) affects customer service, as...

/ January 20, 2013
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Livening Up Your Slow-Moving Inventory

This is Day 16 of my 30 day writing challenge and today I move back to a more business focused post. Slow-moving inventory is defined as any stock of products that sits in your storeroom or warehouse for an extended period of time...

/ January 16, 2013

4 Ways to Save Money for Your Small Business in 2013

Whether you’re just getting your small business launched or you’re looking for ways to be more cost-effective with your budget, this list of four ways to save money in 2013 will be beneficial to you! 1. Skip the Conference Junket...

/ January 16, 2013